The cover journalist who read out the inaccurate news was hired by the station at the same time the Bauer Radio Awards were taking place in London.
BBC Radio Foyle is marking its 40th birthday with a celebration of the broadcasting legend that was Gerry Anderson.
Belfast-born guitarist Vivian Campbell launches a new six-part series on BBC Radio Ulster.
Cool FM has teamed up with Ulster Rugby in an exclusive two-year deal, extending to sister stations Downtown Radio and Downtown Country.
Three of Northern Ireland’s popular chefs have joined forces to support the flagship event for Q Radio’s inaugural Radiothon, the Big Brunch.
Q Zoo presenter Ryan A is moving from evenings to Q Radio’s drivetime slot with a brand new show entitled the Home Run.
Q Radio has extended its geographical footprint in Northern Ireland with five FM licence extensions, and introduced a new local music show.
The first acts have been announced for BBC Music's The Biggest Weekend, taking place at the end of May.
Q Radio (Coleraine) has been found in breach of format regarding its requirement of local news and information.
Global has bought Lancaster-based The Bay and Kendal-based Lakeland Radio from CN Group.
The progress of digital radio in Northern Ireland was celebrated at a special event which took place as part of the Belfast Media Festival on Friday.
Ofcom has received 44 applications to operate new community radio stations in areas which overlap with existing services.
Q Radio has won gold in the Media Owner Initiative category at the 14th annual PANI Awards.
Topics included the need for further DAB coverage build-out and the significant launch of a new digital station for Wales, Radio Cymru 2.
Digital Radio UK is taking its 'Doing the DAB' event to Northern Ireland, following the success of sessions across England and Scotland.
The Community Radio Awards takes place this Saturday in Bristol, hosted by last year’s Station of the Year winner, Ujima Radio and broadcast live on inRadio.
Tony Blackburn has opened the studios, saying the space is impressive and the presenting talent is top class.
Two of the nominations go to The Stephen Nolan Show and Stephen is up for Speech Broadcaster.
Radio 4 has announced more detail on its new theatre show Opening Night, starting on 5 August.
Only those in an area on the list of approved areas can apply at this time.
Wireless Group's Belfast-based station U105 has gone on digital radio for the first time this week.
A Christmas radio station will appear in Belfast this December aiming to raise money for charity.
Seven months after buying Citybeat Belfast from CN Group, Q Radio Network has rebranded the station as Q.
Who gets the last laugh? Ofcom refuses Key Commitments change for a station after being taken to court for not renewing its licence.
Belfast's Citybeat has hired James Pllu, current Programme Controller at West Sound Radio in Scotland as PC, replacing John Kearns.
Daytimes on Citybeat have been taken over by Owen Larkin as Programme Director John Kearns concentrates on "new and existing projects."
Listen to the new jingle package for Citybeat in Belfast - the recipient of the first custom imaging jingle package from AudioSweets ID.
Commercial Director role will see him work with U105 as well as the group's Irish stations.
A community radio station in Belfast has shut down due to lack of funds to keep it on the air. Féile FM closed at 4pm on Friday after plans to rescue the station failed. It's one of a number of…
UTV Radio-owned U105 in Belfast were celebrating today as the latest RAJAR figures released showed that the new station has built up an impressive 63,000 listeners per week in its first six months on…
It was March 7th 2005 when UTV won the Belfast licence, beating off competition from ten other groups. Then this morning at 6am the station finally went live after a 105-day countdown on their…
The FM local commercial radio licence for the city of Belfast and the surrounding area was awarded on 7 March 2005 to Ulster Television plc (?U105"). Today Ofcom announce why the licence was…
Ofcom today announces the award of a new FM local commercial radio licence for Belfast.
Ofcom today advertises two new local FM commercial radio licences for Belfast and Cornwall.